North America, northamerica, Travel

Happy Birthday Ash! What it was like Visiting Vegas During a Pandemic

My first trip in three months! I officially stopped traveling on March 9th and put all my trips on hold for the rest of the year. But as time went on and things started to open up, I became more open with my travel plans. So you can imagine Myles and I's excitement when Ashton… Continue reading Happy Birthday Ash! What it was like Visiting Vegas During a Pandemic

lifestyle, work

I Switched Careers– Here’s My Best Advice to Anyone Thinking About Doing It Too

Career switching. I still remember when I made the decision to do so. I was absolutely terrified, but so relieved at the same time. I knew the field I was in at the time was not the field I wanted to be in any longer. It was an entire process that I had to go… Continue reading I Switched Careers– Here’s My Best Advice to Anyone Thinking About Doing It Too

Current Events, lifestyle

Continue Fighting for Justice– But Remember It’s Okay to Take a Break and Recharge Too

This was supposed to be a travel post for June 3rd's post day. Since traveling is what I mainly blog about, I like to do travel-related posts every other week. But to post about travel, in the midst of everything that's going on, would have been beyond tone deaf. I wrote about George Floyd in… Continue reading Continue Fighting for Justice– But Remember It’s Okay to Take a Break and Recharge Too

Current Events, lifestyle

RIP George Floyd– What It Was Like Visiting His Memorial and Attending One of the Protests

Another unarmed black man murdered by police. Can you imagine if it wasn't so easy to record videos? Can you imagine if there was no concrete evidence against these officers? Can you imagine if social media wasn't around to spread visibility of these acts of injustice that are happening monthly? All of the innocent victims… Continue reading RIP George Floyd– What It Was Like Visiting His Memorial and Attending One of the Protests

health & beauty, Skincare

My Skincare Routine– Great Starter Point for Beginners to the World of Skincare

Finally it's time to talk skincare! In my post that went up almost a month ago, I talked about how excited I was to start the skincare routine that my esthetician, Skin by Sunni, recommended to me. In just one month of consistently keeping up with both my AM and PM routine, my skin feels… Continue reading My Skincare Routine– Great Starter Point for Beginners to the World of Skincare

europe, Travel

Amsterdam– the Must-Do’s and All About the Coffee Shops ;)

AmsterDAM! My first time to Europe and it did not disappoint! Amsterdam was a beautiful city and I see why it's so popular with so many travelers. The canals throughout the city were gorgeous, bikers outnumbered drivers and there was tons of things to see and do. The canals are spread throughout the entire city.… Continue reading Amsterdam– the Must-Do’s and All About the Coffee Shops 😉

lifestyle, relationships

Happy 4 Years to Us! How We Celebrated Our Anniversary During Quarantine

We are now going on almost two months of being trapped in the house. I started working from home full-time indefinitely on St. Patrick's Day, but Myles works at the airport so he's considered essential and still has to go in and work his shifts. We only leave the house to go grocery shopping on… Continue reading Happy 4 Years to Us! How We Celebrated Our Anniversary During Quarantine

North America, Travel

Los Cabos, Mexico– Take Advantage of a Quick Weekend in Paradise

Oh Mexico! The land of my ancestors (on my dad's side 😉) and also one of the most beautiful countries I've been to. I've been three times, the first with my dad to see where he grew up when I was about 8 years old. This was also the first country we visited after Myles… Continue reading Los Cabos, Mexico– Take Advantage of a Quick Weekend in Paradise

islands, Travel

French Polynesia– Why Moorea is the Best Kept Secret

The middle of the ocean, completely remote. The bluest of waters surrounding you. Seeing fish below you as you sleep. All amazing things we experienced on the beautiful islands of the French Polynesia, or better known as Tahiti. Chances are you've heard of Bora Bora, but you probably haven't heard of Moorea-- Tahiti's best kept… Continue reading French Polynesia– Why Moorea is the Best Kept Secret

South America, south america, Travel

Machu Picchu, Peru– How to Get There and Outsmart Altitude Sickness

My first world wonder. My first time in South America. A lot of first's on this unforgettable trip that we were blessed to take for Myles's 26th birthday, along with his mother and father. We explored Lima and hiked all the way up to top of Machu Picchu, taking in the rich history that was… Continue reading Machu Picchu, Peru– How to Get There and Outsmart Altitude Sickness